Program Highlights

  • Dual Path —MSN-to-PHD-(41-credits)

  • BSN-to-PhD (62-credits)

  • Inter-disciplinary research opportunities in Miami’s multi- ethnic healthcare environment.

  • One-on-one mentoring by senior faculty researchers

  • Affiliation with UM-Leonard Miller School of Medicine

  • Collaborative research with UM Hospital and Jackson Health System

  • Full-time study includes opportunity for living stipend, Full tuition waiver and health insurance.

  • Affiliation with NIH-funded Center of Excellence for Health Disparities Research: El Centro


The University of Miami is a member of the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges (SACS) the U.S. Department of Education recognized regional accrediting agency and is accredited to offer degrees through the doctoral level.